Orthopaedics focuses on the treatment and diagnosis of patients who are suffering from musculoskeletal deformities i.e. disorders or malfunction of the bones, muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and more.
You're at risk for Sports Injuries if you:
At House Of Doctors, we've a highly experienced, award winning team of surgeons that are experts in treating and performing all the Orthopedic related afflictions and surgeries including knee, hip, and joint problems. We understand the surgery can be difficult, we want you to focus on your own recovery while we worry about the rest.
Different sports injuries produce different symptoms and complications. The most common types of sports injuries include:
The best way to prevent a sports injury is to warm up properly and stretch. Cold muscles are prone to overstretching and tears. Warm muscles are more flexible. They can absorb quick movements, bends, and jerks, making injury less likely. Also take these steps to avoid sports injuries:
The RICE method is a common treatment regimen for sports injuries. It stands for:
If your sports injury looks or feels severe, make an appointment to see your doctor. Seek emergency care if the injured joint shows signs of: